Youth Organizing Fellow, Los Angeles
Candex ‘Dex’ Seokyi Louie is an asian nonbinary trans author, artist and organizer and YWFC LA Youth Fellow born and raised in Los Angeles, whose experiences as a formerly institutionalized genderqueer person shape their art and organizing.
They have previously developed a short film with other trans artists of color highlighting the stories of fellow formerly incarcerated trans and gender nonconforming people of color, titled Our Trans Stories, Resiliency Beyond Bars. It’s a 14 minute short film, link here:
Organizing for trans rights through media is their big passion, and their heart is in using and developing their skills as an artist for this cause.